eModule : Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia for Minor Procedures
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|Description:||This eModule provides an introduction to laboratory animal anaesthesia, to the level required to meet the learning objectives in EU Module 20. We highly recommend that you complete the sections in numerical order, but you can view any section at any time. Your progress will be saved once the interactive scenario for that section has been completed. A sidebar lists the sections that are part of this course and your saved progress. If your progress is being tracked by an institution please remember to click “Finish Course” once you have completed all of the sections.|
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Students, Researchers, Teachers and educators, Technicians, Professionals (e.g. veterinarians)
Academia, Industry, Governmental bodies, Consulting
University (Bachelor), University (Master), University (Doctoral education), Postdoctoral (teaching and research), Continuing Professional Development
Carrying out procedures on animals
Full coverage (a dedicated course)
Rodents, Guinea-Pigs (Cavia porcellus), Rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
|Details on the topic or technology covered:||
EU20 Section 1 : An Introduction
An introduction to what anaesthesia is, why we use it and why it is important to get it right.
EU20 Section 2 : Planning for Anaesthesia
Selecting an appropriate method of anaesthesia and assessing an animal is suitable for anaesthesia.
EU20 Section 3 : Injectable Anaesthesia
How to use injectable anaesthetics safely and effectively, assessing the depth of anaesthesia and supporting and monitoring an animal during anaesthesia.
EU20 Section 4 : Inhalational Anaesthesia
Using inhalational anaesthetics safely and effectively and how to use and maintain anaesthetic equipment.
EU20 Section 5 : Post-Op Considerations
Considerations during recovery from anaesthesia and how to store and dispose of anaesthetic agents.
Directive 2010/63/EU or equivalent
This eModule provides an introduction to laboratory animal anaesthesia, to the level required to meet the learning objectives in EU Module 20.
|Accreditation body and/or authority that approved the education or training:||
The Royal Society of Biology, the Universities’ Training Group and the Scottish Accreditation Board support the use of these eModules as part of the training requirements for Personal Licence holders in the UK.
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